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The Baby-Sitters Club Club

Jack Shepherd and Tanner Greenring discuss the classic Baby-Sitters Club novels of Ann M. Martin in chronological order. Get ready to look with new eyes at the timeless adventures of Kristy, Mary Anne, Claudia, Stacey, and I guess Dawn. And probably Mallory too. Fine, and Jessi.
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May 15, 2017

A "very special” episode this week, Baby Nation, since Ann – in her infinite wisdom and unaccountable cruelty – decided to throw Jack and Tanner another curveball with a powerful novel about the triple threat of poverty, systemic racism, and teenage eating disorders. But with an exquisite grace worthy of Jessi herself, the boys manage to tiptoe shockingly quickly in the opposite direction of these delicate issues and towards the vastly safer ground of Marvel’s The X-Men, which Ann also foolishly included in this text. And it goes without saying that this whole discussion is positively teeming with horrifying doll creatures, so there’s plenty for everyone to enjoy. 

 

"Cinematic Piano," by AShamaluevMusic

"Whistle and Clap," by MorningLightMusic

“Chloe’s Lullaby,” by Robert Austin

“Disturbing Ballet,” by Creepo TV

“Skyline,” by Sam OT

 

Thanks as always to original Baby Boy Scott Lamb for the intro music, and to Superbrat for the outro music. 

May 8, 2017
Mary Anne is finally getting that makeover we’ve been hearing about for so long! We also have reason to believe that Mr. Spier and Logan have a lot more in common than we thought, and that Mr. Spier and the X-Men’s Wolverine have a lot more in common than we thought. He’s the best there is at what he does, and what he does is weird sex play with food. Also, Jack is moving to Texas so nothing else really matters.
 
Music Credits:
“Sepia” by Podington Bear
“Red in Black” by Kosta T
“Vessel” by Ship Wrek, Zookeepers & Trauzers
"A Storm At Eilean Mor" by Jon Luc Hefferman
 
As always, special thanks to Baby Boy Scott Lamb for the intro music, and to Superbrat for the outro music.
May 1, 2017

It's the first ever Baby-Sitters Club Mystery! And things get very mysterious, very quickly. Stacey McGill has stolen a powerful ring that turns the babysitters against each other. Meanwhile, the boys are attacked by a terrible spectral presence in the room, Tanner spills an entire beer onto his crotch, and it seems almost certain that a fissure has been opened up between our world and the strange parallel universe in which the Baby-Sitters Club Mysteries take place. Jack and Tanner also chat with Kelsey and Holland from Whatever It Takes: A Degrassi Podcast to get their insights on the thousand mystifying mysteries contained within Stacey and the Missing Ring. 

Music credits: 

“Midnight Story,” by Platinum EDM
 
Thanks as always to original Baby Boy Scott Lamb for the intro music, and to Superbrat for the outro music. 
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